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Sheku sitting on a chair holding his cello
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Classical music

Members International Soloists 2020–21 Multibuy

Save up to 15% with our exclusive Barbican Members multibuy.

A full colour photograph of Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic
Season
Classical music

Members International Orchestras 2020–21 Multibuy

Save up to 15% with our exclusive Barbican Members multibuy.

The wondrous Iestyn Davies gazing into the middle distance
Season
Classical music

Academy of Ancient Music 2020–21 Multibuy

Save up to 15% with our Academy of Ancient Music multibuy.

ECHO Rising Stars 2019–20 in a line
Season
Classical music

ECHO Rising Stars

The Barbican is proud to be a part of ECHO, the European Concert Halls Organisation – which collaborates each year to give Europe’s brightest young musical stars a truly international platform.

Sakari Oramo reaching for the stars as he conducts
Season
Classical music

BBC Symphony Orchestra 2020–21 Multibuy

Save up to 20% with our BBC Symphony Orchestra multibuy.

Photo of musician Roth
Season
Classical music

Half Six Fix

Come to a Half Six Fix for a burst of music with the London Symphony Orchestra to kick-start your evening.  

Thomas Ades conducting vigorously
Season
Classical music

Thomas Adès at 50

Join us in a season-long celebration of one of the UK's greatest contemporary composers.

A Jean Dubuffet painting
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Art & design Cinema Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

Jean Dubuffet Public Programme

Learn more about the life and work of French artist Jean Dubuffet, the subject of our summer exhibition Jean Dubuffet: Brutal Beauty.

An image of Pekka joyfully playing his violin
Season
Classical music

Pekka Kuusisto: Milton Court Artist-in-Residence

Hear the one-of-a-kind violin virtuoso who possesses ‘the most personal sound of any violinist now alive’ (Telegraph).

A young teenage boy in a white top lays his head on an older man's chest, who is wearing a white t-shirt
Season
Cinema

Chronic Youth 2021

A season of films celebrating roots, rebirth and rebellion, from emerging filmmakers around the world, curated by the Barbican Young Film Programmers.